Disagreement on the state Building Commission over how firmly to push agencies to include alternative energy sources in new buildings has left project planners stuck between two ideologies.Read More »
To state officials and industry insiders, state Building Commission meetings can be interesting affairs; but for outsiders, I’m sure they can get a tad stale. Luckily we can always rely on Gordon Hintz to provide comic relief. A Democratic representative ...Read More »
The University of Wisconsin System can use construction-manager-at-risk for its Memorial Union theater project, but the bid opening must be transparent.
Tagged with: Building Commission Camp Randall Stadium CMAR construction manager at risk Division of State Facilities Gordon Hintz McClain Center multiple-prime bidding project delivery single-prime bidding University of Wisconsin System UW System Van WanggaardRead More »
GLENDALE, Wis. (AP) — Johnson Controls Inc. is providing research support to two University of Wisconsin campuses toward the study of batteries and other forms of energy storage. The Milwaukee-based company said Thursday it will provide faculty and laboratory space ...Read More »
By James Briggs A state lawmaker warned the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Wednesday not to exceed the $76.8 million budget for the Badger Performance Center or it will lose his support. State Rep. Dean Kaufert, R-Neenah, said he was worried ...
Tagged with: Alan Fish Badger Performance Center Building Commission Camp Randall Stadium construction manager at risk David Miller Dean Kaufert McClain Center multiple-prime bidding University of Wisconsin System UW System UW-MadisonRead More »
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Madison campus will remain a part of the University of Wisconsin System under changes to be approved by the Legislature’s budget committee, but it and other campuses will be given new flexibilities, including money for ...Read More »
By SCOTT BAUER Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker’s proposal to break off the Madison campus from the rest of the University of Wisconsin System is dead. UW-Madison Chancellor Biddy Martin said Friday it’s now clear there’s ...Read More »
By James Briggs Wisconsin’s construction market is on uneven ground right now, where some companies are finding opportunities to grow, while others are standing still or slipping back. Showing promise is The Boldt Co., Appleton, which increased its Madison office ...Read More »
By Jack Zemlicka The man who would lose control of the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s capital planning is warning the state not to step on competitive bidding in the rush to grant the campus independence. David Miller, associate vice president of ...
Tagged with: Associated Builders & Contractors of Wisconsin board of regents Building Commission David Miller Dean Kaufert design/build Gordon Commons John Mielke Scott Walker University of Wisconsin-Madison UW System UW-MadisonRead More »